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Ian MacNeil

 
Bio:
For the National Theatre, Ian MacNeil has designed Angels in America Parts One and Two, Everyman, Machinal (Critics' Circle Award - Designer), An Inspector Calls (also West End and international; Olivier and Critic Circle Awards - Designer) and The Amen Corner. For the Royal Court: Far Away (also ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
For the National Theatre, Ian MacNeil has designed Angels in America Parts One and Two, Everyman, Machinal (Critics' Circle Award - Designer), An Inspector Calls (also West End and international; Olivier and Critic Circle Awards - Designer) and The Amen Corner. For the Royal Court: Far Away (also ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2018]
Scenic Design
 
[West End, 2017]
Designer
 
[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Designer[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Scenic Designer
 
[US Tour, 2010]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Scenic Designer
 
[West End, 2005]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Scenic Designer
 
[Broadway, 1994]
Costume Designer
Scenic Designer

Ian MacNeil Biography

For the National Theatre, Ian MacNeil has designed Angels in America Parts One and Two, Everyman, Machinal (Critics' Circle Award - Designer), An Inspector Calls (also West End and international; Olivier and Critic Circle Awards - Designer) and The Amen Corner. For the Royal Court: Far Away (also West End and New York), A Number, Via Dolorosa (also West End and Broadway), Plasticine (Evening Standard Award - Designer) and In Basildon. For the Young Vic: Afore Night Come, Herge's Adventures of Tintin, Vernon God Little and A Doll's House (West End and BAM). For the Almeida: Medea, Festen (West End and Broadway; Evening Standard Award - Designer) and Little Revolution. For DV8: Enter Achilles and Bound to Please. For West End: Billy Elliot the Musical (also Broadway and international; Tony Award - Designer); and for Broadway: Betrayal.

Ian MacNeil Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Scenic Design of a Play
Ian MacNeil, Angels in America
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Set Design
Ian MacNeil, A Doll's House
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Set Design
Ian MacNeil, Billy Elliot
 
Tony Awards - 2009 - Best Scenic Design of a Musical Gold Star
Ian MacNeil, Billy Elliot, The Musical
 
Olivier Awards - 2006 - Best Set Design
Ian MacNeil, Billy Elliot
 
Evening Standard Awards - 2004 - Best Designer Gold Star
Ian MacNeil Festen
 
Evening Standard Awards - 2002 - Best Designer Gold Star
Ian MacNeil Plasticine
 
Evening Standard Awards - 2002 - Best Designer Gold Star
Ian MacNeilA Number
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Set Design Gold Star
Ian MacNeil, An Inspector Calls
 
Olivier Awards - 1994 - Best Set Designer
Ian MacNeilMachinal
 
Tony Awards - 1994 - Best Scenic Design
Ian MacNeil , An Inspector Calls
 
Olivier Awards - 1993 - Best Set Designer Gold Star
Ian MacNeilAn Inspector Calls

Ian MacNeil News

30th Anniversary Tour Of  AN INSPECTOR CALLS Visits Brighton This November Photo 30th Anniversary Tour Of AN INSPECTOR CALLS Visits Brighton This November
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2022

The 30th Anniversary UK and Ireland Tour of Stephen Daldry's seminal production of JB Priestley's classic thriller AN INSPECTOR CALLS will visit Theatre Royal Brighton from Tuesday 15 to Saturday 19 November 2022. 

AN INSPECTOR CALLS Comes to Milton Keynes Theatre This Month Photo AN INSPECTOR CALLS Comes to Milton Keynes Theatre This Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022

PW Productions have announced the full cast for the 30th Anniversary UK and Ireland Tour of Stephen Daldry's seminal production of JB Priestley's classic thriller AN INSPECTOR CALLS which will visit Milton Keynes Theatre 27 Sep - 01 Oct.

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For the UK Tour of AN INSPECTOR CALLS Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For the UK Tour of AN INSPECTOR CALLS
by Stephi Wild - Aug 31, 2022

All new rehearsal photos have been released for the 30th Anniversary UK and Ireland Tour of Stephen Daldry’s seminal production of JB Priestley’s classic thriller AN INSPECTOR CALLS which opens at the New Wimbledon Theatre on Friday 9 September.

Cast Announced For AN INSPECTOR CALLS 30th Anniversary UK and Ireland Tour Photo Cast Announced For AN INSPECTOR CALLS 30th Anniversary UK and Ireland Tour
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2022

The full cast has been announced for the 30th Anniversary UK and Ireland Tour of Stephen Daldry's seminal production of JB Priestley's classic thriller AN INSPECTOR CALLS which opens at the New Wimbledon Theatre on Friday 9 September.

Casting Announced For AN INSPECTOR CALLS at Theatre Royal Photo Casting Announced For AN INSPECTOR CALLS at Theatre Royal
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2020

PW Productions have announced the full cast of the UK and Ireland Tour of Stephen Daldry's seminal production of JB Priestley's classic thriller AN INSPECTOR CALLS which runs at Theatre Royal Tuesday 24 - Saturday 29 March.

AN INSPECTOR CALLS Comes to Theatre Royal Brighton Photo AN INSPECTOR CALLS Comes to Theatre Royal Brighton
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2020

Full casting has been announced for the UK and Ireland Tour of Stephen Daldry's seminal production of JB Priestley's classic thriller AN INSPECTOR CALLS which heads to Theatre Royal Brighton from Tuesday 25 a?" Saturday 29 February.

BWW Review: BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL at Adelaide Festival Theatre Photo BWW Review: BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL at Adelaide Festival Theatre
by Barry Lenny - Jan 4, 2020

Be sure to get tickets before it sells out the entire season.

BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL Opens Tonight In Adelaide Photo BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL Opens Tonight In Adelaide
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 30, 2019

Universal Theatrical Group, Working Title Films, Greene Light Stage, Michael Coppel Entertainments and Louise Withers Presents are thrilled that Adelaide audiences will finally have a chance to experience the magic of the multi award-winning smash hit Billy Elliot the Musical for the first time. The show officially opens in Adelaide tonight, December 31, at the Festival Theatre, Adelaide Festival Centre.

Lisa Sontag Joins BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL Australian Production Photo Lisa Sontag Joins BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL Australian Production
by Stephi Wild - Nov 7, 2019

The producers of Billy Elliot the Musical have today confirmed that unfortunately due to personal circumstances Kelley Abbey is unable to continue in her role as Mrs Wilkinson and has had to withdraw from the production.

BWW REVIEW: BILLY ELLIOT Is A Celebration Of Dance And Having The Courage To Follow Y Photo BWW REVIEW: BILLY ELLIOT Is A Celebration Of Dance And Having The Courage To Follow Your Dreams No Matter What Society Says
by Jade Kops - Oct 21, 2019

BILLY ELLIOT, Elton John and Lee Hall's multi award winning musical theatre adaptation of Stephen Daldry's movie of the same name returns to Sydney for its 10th Anniversary Australian Tour.

Ian MacNeil Videos

Summer Flashback: BILLY ELLIOT Opens on Broadway! Videoplay
Summer Flashback: BILLY ELLIOT Opens on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 12, 2019

We're feeling electricity because we're looking back at the 2009 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, Billy Elliot! Take a look at the show's opening night at Broadway's Imperial Theatre with the show's stars David Alvarez, Gregory Jbara, Santino Fontana, and more! Be sure to check out all the footage!

VIDEO: See Andrew Garfield, Nathan Lane and More in the Trailer for National Theatre Live's ANGELS IN AMERICA Broadcast
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2017

As previously announced, National Theatre Live will broadcast ANGELS IN AMERICA, Tony Kushner's multi-award-winning two-part play, this summer. Part One: Millennium Approaches will be in cinemas from 20 July. Part Two: Perestroika will be in cinemas from 27 July. Watch the trailer for the cinema events below!

STAGE TUBE: Meet 10-Year-Old Thomas Hazelby, UK's Newest 'Billy Elliot'
by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2015

Thomas Hazelby, 10 years old from Doncaster, today (11 March 2015) joins the cast of Billy Elliot the Musical to play the title role. He becomes the fortieth boy to play the role in London, where in May the internationally award-winning musical celebrates its tenth anniversary. Also joining the cast today to play Billy's best friend Michael is 11 years old Nathan Jones from Prudhoe, Northumberland. Check out the video below!

BWW TV: Meet the West End's New 'Billy' - Ollie Jochim!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 14, 2014

Today, 14 July 2014, 12-year-old Ollie Jochim from Chelmsford, Essex gives his first performance in the title role of the internationally award winning Billy Elliot the Musical. Ollie joins a cast lead by Ruthie Henshall who plays Mrs Wilkinson, Billy's dance teacher, and becomes the thirty-eighth boy to perform the iconic role at the Victoria Palace Theatre and the seventy-fifth boy to perform the role world-wide. Scroll down for an interview with the new star!

BWW TV: First Look at New Trailer for BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL LIVE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 13, 2014

On Sunday 28 September 2014, Billy Elliot the Musical is set to bring cinema goers to their feet when the global stage phenomenon is broadcast live from the West End to cinemas across the UK and around the world. Check out a first look at the trailer below!

BWW TV Flashback: BILLY ELLIOT's Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 8, 2012

Today Broadway bids goodbye to a show that's become a 45th Street fixture over its past three years at the Imperial Theatre: BILLY ELLIOT. Take a look back at BILLY's memorable opening night celebration - 40 preview and 1,304 regular performances ago - with the in depth Broadway Beat special that originally hit the web in 2008. Click below to watch!

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: Happy 3rd Broadway Birthday BILLY ELLIOT- The Celebratory Curtain Call!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 17, 2011

On November 15, the 2009 Tony Award winning Best Musical BILLY ELLIOT, celebrated their third Broadway birthday. Original Billys and Tony winners David Alvarez, Trent Kowalik and Kiril Kulish, joined the current cast in celebration and below, BroadwayWorld brings you an exclusive look at the curtain call!

STAGE TUBE: BILLY ELLIOT Performs on PRICE IS RIGHT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 5, 2011

A recent episode of THE PRICE IS RIGHT had a special Showcase featuring a performance by Daniel Russell and Griffin Birney from the cast of BILLY ELLIOT. Everyone in our studio audience went home with a copy of the Billy Elliot cast recording.

STAGE TUBE: BILLY ELLIOT Visits Houston's Hobby Center
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 3, 2011

The kids from the national tour of BILLY ELLIOT recently stopped by Houston's 'Great Day' to chat about the show and give jumping lessons. The show runs at The Hobby Center through March 13. Click below to check it out.

STAGE TUBE: Billy Elliot's Tavares Performs at White House
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 12, 2010

On September 7, Billy Elliot's Dayton Tavares performed 'Electricity' from the Tony Award-winning musical at the White House as part 'The White House Dance Series: A Tribute to Judith Jamison.'


Ian MacNeil Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Ian MacNeil been nominated for?
Best Scenic Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Angels in America , Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for A Doll's House , Outstanding Set Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Billy Elliot , Best Scenic Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Billy Elliot, The Musical , Best Set Design (Olivier Awards) for Billy Elliot , Best Designer (Evening Standard Awards) for Festen , Best Designer (Evening Standard Awards) for Plasticine , Best Designer (Evening Standard Awards) for A Number , Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for An Inspector Calls , Best Set Designer (Olivier Awards) for Machinal Best Scenic Design (Tony Awards) for An Inspector Calls and Best Set Designer (Olivier Awards) for An Inspector Calls .

What awards has Ian MacNeil won?
Best Scenic Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Billy Elliot, The Musical, Best Designer (Evening Standard Awards) for Festen, Best Designer (Evening Standard Awards) for Plasticine, Best Designer (Evening Standard Awards) for A Number Outstanding Set Design (Drama Desk Awards) for An Inspector Callsand Best Set Designer (Olivier Awards) for An Inspector Calls.